1 Hour Archery Taster Session Saffron WaldenSKU: 8919
Description of 1 Hour Archery Taster Session Saffron WaldenIf have had your curiosity tweaked by this summer's Olympic and you are itching to have a go at archery, come to the Essex Outdoor Activity Centre for a brilliant taster session. One of our qualified instructors will show you the basic skills and ins and outs of archery, giving you a great introduction to Robin Hood´s favourite activity.
Why not come along with mates or the family and enjoy having a go at something new! An introductory session is also a fun activity for a special occasion such as a Hen or Stag do, Corporate or Teambuilding event or even birthday party!
*Please note that the minimum age for archery is 12.
- Tuition from one of our qualified instructors
- All necessary equipment
Questions and answers about the activity
We use only the best when it comes to equipment and we supply high quality from the modern re-curve bows to the alloy arrows and will be appropriate for all heights and sizes.
We provide coaching from our experienced archers and our head coaches are GNAS qualified and registered. Our coaches will be there throughout your experience to continue providing feedback and to help you perfect your technique.
This session starts off with a beginner's safety briefing, followed by tuition for shooting stance and how to hold the bow.
Everyone receives a certificate which includes their highest score of the day.
This is a brilliant activity for groups and especially for Hen and Stag dos, Corporate and Teambuilding events and birthdays!
This is a superb session (with a bit of friendly competition) for groups and special events such as Hen and Stag dos, Corporate and Teambuilding events and birthdays!
*Please note that the minimum age for this package is 14 years of age.
- Laser Clay Pigeon shooting: a fun and safe way to enjoy a very competitive sport. Using genuine Italian double barrel over/under shotguns (but no recoil), individual scores are displayed simultaneously on an electronic scoreboard.
- Target Archery: a great introduction to archery. Shooting 'bare bow style' (no sights) the equipment we use is all high quality from the modern recurve bows to the alloy arrows and will be appropriate to your height/age/size.
- Air Rifle shooting: using a .22 rifle you’ll shoot at a variety of objects from simple zoned paper targets to flipback ‘Fairground’ style metal figures.
- Axe & Knife throwing: using specially designed throwing weapons, see if you can hit the wooden target.
Once the stance is sorted we brief you on how to safely load and aim. Following some practice shots with continued coaching, we complete each activity with a fun competition or simply a personal scored round... Have you decided what to do yet? Book your package and get in touch with us today!
Our experienced monitors will teach you the techniques of shooting, all the important safety protocols as well as the etiquette of archery. They will also explain you the different forms of archery and show you the different bow types.
The minimum age is 10 years and all the children have to be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the course. As archery is a really accessible sport, age is normally not an issue, but please let us know in advance how old you are so that we could pick the right arrow for you. Also, we would need to know whether you are right- or left-handed.
If our set dates don't suit you, a one-to-one beginners course can be also arranged at a special rate. Please contact us for more details!
Our coaching philosophy is to look at the individual and then work our how to help them improve their skills and reach their potential. All of our coaches are NGB qualified and at our facilities, we have both indoor ranges and an outdoor field, so you will have everything you need to become a better archer.
In a small group, we will not only cover the basics of the archery technique improving your shooting, but we will also work on your mental preparation and equipment set up.
Come and become a great bowman!
*Please, before completing the booking let us know you are interested because is not suitable for a majority of people*
From begginners to improvers, we will help everyone, stepwise, to learn and develop all the wide range of methods and techniques in the construction. Also, with our professional and skilled instructors, you will learn how to design and select the correct elements of the arrows, so that everything matches and it is the correct place.
This is the ideal offer if you want to learn every detail about the sport; from the construction to shooting.
Please, contact us and become an expertise in the exciting sport of Arquery!
You will be at company with the most talented instructors, designing a novice arrow. From learning how to select the elements and pieces of the arrows to matching and assempling your bow, everything will be covered. When that part of the course is completed, the wood arrows making starts.
If you are at the Beginners or in a more improved level, do not worry! All students and learners will be accompanied by the teacher, covering all the range of aspects in the procedure. From how to cut the wood to arrange the colors to match.
Just call us and shoot with your own creation!